Entries by Yankee PRSA

Kelliher Samets Volk to Receive Summit Award

The chapter is pleased to announce that Kelliher Samets Volk of Burlington, VT, has earned the inaugural PRSA Yankee Chapter “Summit Award,” in recognition of outstanding public relations work. This year, the Summit Award focused specifically on excellence in the use of social media, and the Kelliher Samets Volk entry was judged outstanding.  The firm […]

Annual Meeting & Seminar

Yankee PRSA Seminar, Awards & Annual Meeting
“How To Be A PR Rock Star In A Social Media World”

$20 for members; $25 for nonmembers
RSVP by June 4th to info@yankeeprsa.org or (603) 742-1971

Join us for an in-depth seminar on optimizing your company’s social media engagement, featuring Rich Brooks of flyte new media in Portland, followed by networking, and the presentation of the chapter’s Patrick Jackson Award and our new Summit Award.

Postponed: Communicating During a Merger

The May 4 PD session “Communicating During a Merger” has been postponed. We’ll be rescheduling this for the fall, so stay tuned for a new date! It will be a great session. In the mean time, we look forward to seeing everyone at our annual meeting, seminar and awards presentation on June 10 at Red […]

Tales from the Front Line: Lessons in Crisis Communications

Experience is said to be the best teacher. Please join us as Rosemarie Rung shares lessons from her experience as a crisis communicator for The Dow Chemical Company, as well as highlighting lessons from Desert Storm, school shootings, and the recent Toyota recall. Learn what makes a spokesperson credible, the components of an effective plan, and how to dampen media sensationalism. We will also discuss strategies to use crises to help strengthen your corporate reputation. It can be done!

Summit Award Announced

A new award, The Summit Award, will be presented at this year’s Yankee Chapter PRSA annual meeting in June. The award is the second for the chapter, which also presents the Patrick Jackson Award annually, to recognize non public relations practitioners who successfully use public relations principles to benefit his or her organization and society.

Join PRSA in February and Save $65

Have you been considering joining PRSA and the Yankee Chapter? Now is the perfect time. During February, PRSA is conducting a special promotion where we’ll waive the $65 initiation fee when you join—it’s our biggest savings of the year. As a PRSA and Yankee Chapter member you will: • Stay on top of emerging trends […]

Teleseminar 3/18/10

Date: Thursday, March 18, 2010 Time: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Host: Public Service of New Hampshire (780 North Commercial Street, Manchester) Katie Delahaye Paine outlines the basic forms of new media measurement, and provides details of the tools and techniques you need in a social media-driven world. Learn how to uncover what works. You will […]